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Catch me if you can : the true story of a real fake

Author: Frank W Abagnale; Stan Redding
Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, 2002. ©1980
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Broadway Books movie tie-in editionView all editions and formats
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The world's most sought-after con man wrote $2.5 million in bad checks, practiced law without a license, practiced medicine with no medical training, and co-piloted a Pan Am jet with a fake license. Slated for production at DreamWorks Entertainment, and now updated with a new Afterword, "Catch Me If You Can" contains all of the elements of the most wildly imaginative fiction, except that Abagnale's exploits actually  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Frank W Abagnale; Frank W Abagnale
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frank W Abagnale; Stan Redding
ISBN: 9780767905381 0767905385
OCLC Number: 51072522
Language Note: Text in English.
Notes: "Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Grosset & Dunlap, New York, in 1980. First Broadway Books trade paperback edition published in 2000, and first Broadway Books movie tie-in edition published in 2002." -- Title page verso.
Includes interviews with the author.
Description: 293 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Fledging --
Pilot --
Fly a crooked sky --
If I'm a kid doctor, where's my jar of lollipops? --
Law degree is just an illegal technicality --
Paperhanger in a Rolls-Royce --
How to tour Europe on a felony a day --
Small crew will do-it's just a paper airplane --
Does this tab include the tip? --
Put out an APB-Frank Abagnale has escaped!
Responsibility: Frank W. Abagnale, with Stan Redding.
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The world's most sought-after con man wrote $2.5 million in bad checks, practiced law without a license, practiced medicine with no medical training, and co-piloted a Pan Am jet with a fake license. Slated for production at DreamWorks Entertainment, and now updated with a new Afterword, "Catch Me If You Can" contains all of the elements of the most wildly imaginative fiction, except that Abagnale's exploits actually happened.

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